Ultrabooks will be a key ingredient in PC vendors' strategies this year. And new research from Juniper Research suggests that focus will pay off handsomely.
Over the next five years, ultrabook shipments will grow three times faster than those of tablets, Juniper Research revealed in a new study today. Tablets, of course, have a significant head start, thanks to solid sales over the last couple of years. So by 2016, tablet vendors could send 253 million units to store shelves worldwide, compared to 178 million ultrabook units.
Even so, that's good news for Intel, which introduced the ultrabook concept. … Read more